The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 57 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -16
Permanent jobs citing Android 54 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.68% 0.75% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.52% 3.46% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 42 9 2
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Android
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
372 260 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.24% 21.61% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 334 236 153
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Android
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region.

Android Salary Trend in Kent

Android
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Kent

Android
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 24 £27,500 - 1
Dartford -3 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Canterbury - 9 £30,000 -
Stansted - 5 £22,500 -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (44.74%) Games
3 32 (42.11%) Android Development
4 31 (40.79%) Mobile App
5 27 (35.53%) Apple iOS
6 26 (34.21%) Java
7 23 (30.26%) Web Services
7 23 (30.26%) iPhone
8 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
8 22 (28.95%) Photoshop
9 21 (27.63%) Google
10 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
11 19 (25.00%) Eclipse
11 19 (25.00%) TDD
12 18 (23.68%) REST
13 17 (22.37%) OpenGL
13 17 (22.37%) JSON
13 17 (22.37%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (21.05%) C#
14 16 (21.05%) .NET
14 16 (21.05%) MVC
14 16 (21.05%) Degree
14 16 (21.05%) Computer Science
14 16 (21.05%) WCF
14 16 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
14 16 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
15 15 (19.74%) Linux
16 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET
16 14 (18.42%) XML
16 14 (18.42%) SEO

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (18.42%) Node.js
2 6 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.95%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (28.95%) Photoshop
2 13 (17.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
4 5 (6.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) DHCP
1 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
1 6 (7.89%) Firewall
1 6 (7.89%) DNS
2 5 (6.58%) DMZ
2 5 (6.58%) SMTP
2 5 (6.58%) Wireless
2 5 (6.58%) VLAN
2 5 (6.58%) IMAP
2 5 (6.58%) VPN
2 5 (6.58%) ADSL
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) 4G
3 1 (1.32%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.79%) MySQL
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 19 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (9.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (6.58%) Robotium
4 5 (6.58%) JUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Robolectric
5 1 (1.32%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.32%) Mockito
General
1 34 (44.74%) Games
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (71.05%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) Android Developer
3 16 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 13 (17.11%) Web Developer
4 13 (17.11%) Web Designer
4 13 (17.11%) Designer
5 12 (15.79%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Front-End Web Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Systems Support Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Systems Support
6 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Development Manager
7 2 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Junior
8 1 (1.32%) Consultant
8 1 (1.32%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.32%) Head of IT
8 1 (1.32%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) Web Services
2 18 (23.68%) REST
3 17 (22.37%) OpenGL
3 17 (22.37%) JSON
3 17 (22.37%) KnockoutJS
4 16 (21.05%) WCF
4 16 (21.05%) .NET
5 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET
5 14 (18.42%) XML
5 14 (18.42%) Ninject
5 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (18.42%) Android SDK
6 13 (17.11%) jQuery
6 13 (17.11%) HTML
6 13 (17.11%) CSS
7 12 (15.79%) CSS3
7 12 (15.79%) HTML5
8 9 (11.84%) Sass
9 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
9 5 (6.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.79%) Mobile App
2 23 (30.26%) iPhone
3 16 (21.05%) Computer Science
4 10 (13.16%) User Experience
5 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.58%) PDA
5 5 (6.58%) Blackberry
5 5 (6.58%) Social Media
6 4 (5.26%) BBC
6 4 (5.26%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.32%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.53%) Apple iOS
2 15 (19.74%) Linux
3 7 (9.21%) Ubuntu
3 7 (9.21%) CentOS
3 7 (9.21%) Windows
4 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Vista
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.58%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (42.11%) Android Development
3 19 (25.00%) TDD
4 16 (21.05%) MVC
4 16 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
4 16 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (18.42%) Memory Management
5 14 (18.42%) SEO
5 14 (18.42%) Web Application Development
6 13 (17.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
8 10 (13.16%) OO
9 7 (9.21%) Content Management
10 6 (7.89%) iOS Development
11 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.58%) Multithreading
12 3 (3.95%) Game Development
12 3 (3.95%) OOP
13 2 (2.63%) OOD
13 2 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.21%) Java
2 16 (21.05%) C#
3 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.16%) PHP
5 2 (2.63%) SQL
5 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) MCSE
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Google
2 13 (17.11%) Adobe
3 9 (11.84%) Apple
4 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.21%) Appcelerator
5 5 (6.58%) Draytek
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco
5 5 (6.58%) Symantec
5 5 (6.58%) VMware
6 4 (5.26%) Yahoo!
6 4 (5.26%) Sony
6 4 (5.26%) Facebook
7 1 (1.32%) Dell
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago